Latest media releases
Partial beach clean before Christmas
Contractors will start tomorrow and expect to be finished by Friday, 23 December.
New basketball courts open tomorrow
Tall Black Ethan Rusbatch will be at the event, called Hoops in Parks, with giveaways and a free sausage sizzle from 2pm tomorrow.
Free parking tomorrow afternoon for CBD party
There are four community events over the next few days with free parking in town tomorrow afternoon for the first one.
Gisborne harbourmaster Peter Buell
He's been in the Maritime industry 40 years, travelled the world and held the harbourmaster role at three New Zealand Councils. Today he’s happy to call Gisborne home.
Record number of projects for this year's NHF
The annual fund is a popular one in our community as it helps landowners with biodiversity projects on their private land.
Ernslaw to pay -- 5th forestry company fined
Ernslaw One Limited has been ordered to pay $355,000 for serious forestry offending related to a storm event in Uawa/Tolaga Bay in June 2018.
Roads to Hicks Bay wharf road remain closed until March 2023
Matakaoa and Wharf roads in Hicks Bay will remain closed over the holiday season.
165 lives saved at Council Blood Drive
Council staff and community members gifted their blood last week.
Partnership central to new Council trial
Council and iwi took a positive step for our environment with the inauguration of an Iwi Technical Trial.
There's some new art in town
The meaning behind two new art scapes around our city is simple – to enjoy a fun highlight on the walk home from school or work.
Nesting season rolls around for endangered birds
Please watch out for dotterel/tūturiwhatu nests and give them a wide berth this summer.